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Musical Twister

February 12, 2012


Tornados usually bring destruction, but this one is bringing music. Designed by firm Tonkin Liu and placed in Lancashire England, this sculpture brings music when the wind blows through the steel pipes

One Man’s Junk

January 18, 2012


We know the saying, but let’s replace treasure with the word art. Zac Freeman takes junk and creates portraits. Check him out. Do some research to see the rest of his work

Art for the Ears and Eyes

November 27, 2011


En&Is give us what might be my favorite docking station for the ipod. As what could possibly double as a piece of art, the magazine is made of ceramic amd comes with a wood frame.¬† place your iphone or ipod at what is the mouth of the horn and let the sound come out. Thesis […]

Japan in Mexico

November 24, 2011


How would you like to eat here? Great design came to this Japanese restaurant  Tori Tori in Mexico City. Visit Contemporist to read more

Making Magic

November 20, 2011


Oh how i would love to visit the walkable outdoor sculpture, Tiger and Turtle- Magic Mountain, in Germany. The sculpture is completely walkable and the handrails have LED lights which make it accessible at night. Visit Contemporist to read and see more.

Hang Wit’ Me

October 28, 2011


Conceptual artist Hank Willis Thomas, is taking on the issue of lynching. Host exhibit “Strange Fruit” is on display at the Corcoran in D.C.¬† I think he 1st piece speaks to the hopes of our young men. Their futures have been lynched and only prospect is sports. Biggie said crack rock or jump shot. The […]

Future Space

October 16, 2011


Zaha Hadid Architects was commissioned to design the newest in the Roca Galleries series. This one being in London. I came across is while on the Contemporist site, and I must say i was blown away. Being an avid Star Wars junky I fully expect to see storm troopers protecting the space. The Roca London […]